March 26, 2009 RSS feed / About Town

Knife sharpening clinic benefits Potter League

Pan Handler's, located at 35 Broadway St. in Newport, will hold a knife sharpening clinic this Saturday, May 28, starting at 11 a.m. One knife will sharpened at no charge compliments of Pan Handler's and a J.A. Henckels representative. More...

Seawall repairs will begin on Monday

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation will begin March 30 to repair the sea wall on Conanicus Avenue, at its intersection with Bay View Drive. More...

America's Cup history center stage at library

Larry Fisher, executive director of the Herreshoff Museum/ America's Cup Hall of Fame, will speak on the boat and sailing history that can be found in that museum on Thursday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m. at the Jamestown library. More...

Plan now for May plant sale

The Quononoquott Garden Club has scheduled its annual plant sale for Saturday, May 16, at East Ferry. The rain date is Sunday, May 17. The sale will feature hundreds of locally grown perennials as well as hearty geraniums and herbs. More...

Senator Reed to speak at Chamber Breakfast

Rhode Island Senator Jack Reed will be provide a "Washington Update" as the next guest speaker for the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce's Winter Breakfast Series on Thursday, April 9. More...

Save the date for island shoreline cleanup

The Jamestown Conservation Commission will host their annual Earth Day clean up to help keep Jamestown beautiful on Saturday, April 18. Teams will be sent to all of Jamestown's public shoreline access areas between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. More...

Education foundation toasts Chris Powell

The Jamestown Education Foundation will toast island resident Chris Powell this Saturday, March 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the PAC Club. More...